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Student Advisory Update

Student Advisory Update

By: Sarah Prunty, Reporter November 27, 2017

Student Advisory started up at the beginning of the year, meeting a couple Thursday’s a month during Late Start. A group of students from each grade were chosen at random to attend the first meeting,...

School Board Approves Teacher Grants

School Board Approves Teacher Grants

By: Dylan Calabrese, Editor November 16, 2017

At the board meeting on Monday Nov. 13 the Recipients of the Kaneland foundation grant request were announced and gave a brief description on what they will use the money for. There were grant recipients...

The clothing box can be found in front of the school.

Brighter Future Club Giving Back to the Community

By: Corinne Condos, Reporter November 14, 2017

Got a shirt that your grandma got you for Christmas and you never wear? Drop it off in front of the school in the USAgain box instead of letting it sit in your closet. The Brighter Future club created...

Cartoon by Nina Piazza

#MeToo Allows Sexual Assault Victims to Speak Out

By: Abril Salinas, Editor November 9, 2017

When hearing the words “me too” many of us think about someone agreeing with something or saying “I relate.” Well the way we think about the words “me too” might have changed. If you have...

New Club Teaches Students About Saving Lives

New Club Teaches Students About Saving Lives

By: Ashley Edwards, Editor November 8, 2017

Interested in becoming a nurse, doctor and any other profession involving medicine? A new club at Kaneland has introduced a great opportunity to jump start this career. At the beginning of every year...

Athletic Director Peter Goff and Principal Jill Maras presented the Lacrosse Proposal on Monday night during the Board Meeting. Goff, Maras, lacrosse players and their parents are in support for the Lacrosse Club becoming an official KHS sport.

Possible Changes to KHS Sports and Board Meetings

By: Alex Malawski and Amanda Malawski November 6, 2017

By: Amanda Malawski On Monday, Oct. 30, Athletic Director Peter Goff and Principal Jill Maras stood in front of the Board of Education to ask members to recognize the Lacrosse Club as an official KHS...

Culvers Open for Business in Sugar Grove

Culver’s Open for Business in Sugar Grove

By: Sam Gomes, Reporter November 1, 2017

The highly anticipated Culver’s opened in Sugar Grove on Monday afternoon Oct. 23. The new building was packed with people from all around the Kaneland community as people waited to see what the new...

Students now need a pass to get around the school during class.

Hallway Passes Make School Safer

By: Richies Tiv, Editor October 31, 2017

Can a slip of paper really save lives? According to security guard Francesca Bruzzino, these slips of paper known as ‘hallway passes’ can help with keeping the school safe, which is why it is being...

Kaneland community members ran through the rain to participate in the Kolor Run

KHMS Hosts Fourth Annual Kolor Run

By: Gianna Provenzano, Reporter October 26, 2017

Kaneland Harter Middle School held their fourth annual Kolor Run fundraiser on Sunday, Oct. 22. About 120 people registered for the run, and all have some tie to the Kaneland community. There was...

The dress code now allows students to show their shoulders during school.

New Dress Code Rules Show Shoulders

By: Madeline Hockey, Editor October 18, 2017

After years of students complaining about the dress code, a change has finally been made. With a new dean this school year, the student handbook has been revised. Female students were mostly upset...

FAFSA Night Approaches Quickly

FAFSA Night Approaches Quickly

By: Evangelos Lekkas, Editor October 1, 2017

According to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) website, “Federal Student Aid, a part of the U.S. Department of Education, is the largest provider of student financial aid in the nation.” This...

A Great Start to Homecoming Weekend

A Great Start to Homecoming Weekend

By: Bailey Prichard, Reporter September 29, 2017

Before the big homecoming game against Sycamore, the rowdies decided to have a pre-game tailgating cookout and get pumped up to cheer on their team. “It’s a good way for all grades to come out...

District 302 Joins Pass Illinois Budget Initiative

District 302 Joins “Pass Illinois Budget Initiative”

By: Annika Berger, Editor June 19, 2017

School District 302 has joined an effort called the “Pass Illinois Budget Initiative,” whose purpose is to encourage legislators to get a budget through state congress. These problems occurring in...

The popular Netflix series has caused controversy across the country with the topics the show covers. This hasn’t hurt the show’s popularity nor stopped the show from being renewed for an upcoming second season.

Kaneland Warns Parents About “13 Reasons Why”

By: Josh Kellum, Reporter June 12, 2017

Around the country, schools are warning about the Netflix series, "13 Reasons Why," even Kaneland has done so. On May 8th, Kaneland School District sent out an email to every parent warning about the...

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